Jessica Sanchez to sing ‘Lupang Hinirang’ on Pacquiao fight

FILIPINO-AMERICAN singer Jessica Sanchez has agreed to sing the Philippine national anthem for the long awaited Pacquiao-Rios fight after Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao personally asked her over Twitter. Sanchez on Tuesday posted a big “Yes! I’m honored!” and retweeted Pacman’s tweet “would you do me the honor of singing the national anthem before our fight?” [READ […]

Adivay Festival 2013

BENGUET COWBOYS. Governor Nestor Fongwan (left) leads the horse parade with other Benguet officials and pony boys during the “Dongba ni Kavajo” as one of the highlights of the ongoing Adivay Festival 2013 coinciding with the 113th Foundation Day of the province of Benguet. (Zaldy Comanda photo/Sun.Star Baguio)

Rios: Nobody’s tune-up fight

IF MANNY Pacquiao thinks that he will be in for an easy fight, he should think again. That is what Brandon Rios warned the Filipino superstar and his team just a few days away before their fight in Macau. “They’re treating me like I’m some sort of joke and that I’m just showing up to […]

All Souls’ Day

Some people prefer to visit their departed loved ones in Carreta Cemetery, Cebu City at night not only because it is less crowded but because it lets them avoid the scorching heat. (Ruel Rosello of Sun.Star Cebu)

Iligan City’s Alimyon Festival

ILIGAN CITY. A girl learns arranging flowers in the annual “Alimyon” festival which is a gathering of flower growers from Iligan City. Arranging flowers is both an art and skill to attract customers especially those who buy flowers as they visit tombs of their loved ones on All Souls’ Day. (Richel V. Umel photo)